email link facebook link twitter link
sales moviehouse productions
home catalogue catalogue catalogue festivals markets contact
THE PRAGUE ORGY
BASED ON THE NOVEL BY PHILIP ROTH

DIRECTOR: Irena Pavlásková

PRODUCERS: Michal Kráčmer, Viktor Schwarcz

WRITERS: Irena Pavlásková, Philip Roth

CAST: Ksenia Rappoport, Jonas Chernick

Synopsis:
Based on the classic American Author Philip Roth’s novella and set in 1976, famous American writer Nathan Zuckerman (Roth‘s alter-ego), is challenged by Czech immigrant Sisovsky who implores him to retrieve valuable manuscripts from communist Czechoslovakia. The writer accepts this dangerous mission, where his every step is observed by secret police. Once in Prague, he meets Sisovsky‘s flamboyant and wild ex-wife Olga who is in possession of the manuscripts. The evolving relationship between the hot-headed Olga and Nathan is a  confrontation between two worlds - the repressed East and free West. But, Olga won‘t give up the manuscripts to Nathan so easily…


trailer contact
facebook website
DRAMA
Czech Republic
COMPLETED
ENGLISH, CZECH
2019
90 Mins